Category: Girls Basketball

2009-2010 Girls Basketball

In a year where the conference was loaded with NCAA Division 1 basketball talent, Auburn’s Tierny¬†Austin was the best of the best in leading the Knights to a 13-3 mark.

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East girls basketball player receives first D1 offer

Erin Stroberg, a Rockford East player entering her senior year, received a NCAA Division 1 scholarship offer from Chicago State University, according to the Rockford Girls AAU Basketball Club. A 6-foot-1 center, Stroberg averaged 6.5 points in 30 games for the E-Rabs, who won a school record 25 games last season. Despite the modest statistics, […]

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2017 Girls Varsity Summer League

School W L Rockford Boylan 6 0 Rockford Auburn 5 1 Rockford Lutheran 5 1 Rockford Guilford 3 3 Winnebago 3 4 Marchesney Park Harlem 2 4 Poplar Grove North Boone 1 6 Rockford Jefferson 0 6 At Harlem High School Through June 22

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Auburn brings in Rock Valley assistant as girls basketball coach

Darryl Watkins, a 2007 Rockford Auburn graduate, will take over as Auburn’s varsity girls basketball coach for the 2017-2018 season, pending approval from the Rockford School Board. Watkins was a point guard for Auburn coach Brian Ott, finishing in the top 10 in the NIC-10 assists in his senior year for the first winning team […]

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East basketball star to play at Lincoln College

Victoria Malone, one of the three first-team all-conference seniors that led the East E-Rabs to a school-record 25-win season, will sign a letter of intent today to play for Lincoln College next season. Malone, the daughter of East head coach L.A. Malone, scored 835 points over four seasons. She will join the Lynx, a Division […]

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Nine District 205 players to play in Rising Stars Classic

ROCKFORD – Six girls players and three boys players from Auburn, East, Guilford and Jefferson will play in the Rising Stars Classic April 8 at Rock Valley College. The game annually pits the best of the NIC-10 against the best of the area schools for both boys and girls basketball. The Rockford Public Schools girls […]

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Marshall girls, Haskell boys basketball teams win REBA titles

Thurgood Marshall School’s girls team and Haskell Year Round Academy capped off mini-March madness runs by winning REBA 4th-5th basketball titles this past Wednesday. Haskell topped Carlson Elementary, 26-19, in the boys final at East High School. The win capped a tour-de-force by Haskell, which won its five games in the REBA tournament by a […]

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East girls basketball earns third shot at Boylan

HAMPSHIRE – The East E-Rabs nearly let a 16-point lead slip away in the second half, but senior Madi Hecox took over at the right time to keep the E-Rabs’ record-setting season alive. East’s 51-45 win over Streamwood in the IHSA Class 4A Sectional semifinal sets up a showdown with NIC-10 champion Boylan in Thursday’s […]

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East tops Hononegah to win first girls basketball regional since 1989

MACHESNEY PARK – Three East E-Rabs scored in double figures to top perennial girls basketball power Hononegah, 50-43, in the Harlem Class 4A regional final. Mardaeja Cross, East’s all-time leading scorer, had 13 points, Anaiah Moore had 11 and Madi Hecox 10 as the E-Rabs won their first regional since the 1988-1989 season. The win […]

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Guilford, East girls basketball teams look to make history

Guilford takes on Boylan tonight at 7 p.m. in an IHSA Class 4A regional final, while East plays Hononegah tomorrow at Harlem in another 4A regional final. Both schools are looking to break long streaks in between regional championships. Guilford is trying to win its first girls basketball regional since the 1995-1996 season. At 15-12, […]

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